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Surgical Technology (SUR)

SUR 1103 - Surgical Technology I

This course is an introduction to the principles, procedures and techniques of surgical procedures with emphasis on surgical asepsis. This course introduces concepts of professional ethics, communication techniques, and legal requirements. This course is designed as content/theory only with no clinical component. Prerequisite: Departmental approval.
Units: 3
Offered:
Area: Nursing

SUR 1105 - Surgical Technology I & Clinical

This course is an introduction to the principles, procedures and techniques of surgical procedures with emphasis on surgical asepsis. This course introduces concepts of professional ethics, communication techniques, and legal requirements. Opportunities are provided for the student to demonstrate basic skills in the clinical and laboratory setting. Students are introduced to the physical environment of the operating suite and will have experiences in the care and use of instruments and surgical supplies, as well as the opportunity to scrub for surgical procedures. Prerequisite: Departmental approval.
Units: 5
Offered:
Area: Nursing

SUR 1123 - Surgical Technology II

The course will build upon the knowledge of Surgical Technology I. The student will continue to build knowledge of roles and responsibilities of the surgical scrub tech, particularly in related to specialized surgeries. This course is designed as content/theory only with no clinical component. Prerequisite: Departmental approval.
Units: 3
Offered:
Area: Nursing

SUR 1125 - Surgical Technology II & Clinical

The course will build upon the knowledge of Surgical Technology I. The student will continue to build knowledge of roles and responsibilities of the surgical scrub tech, particularly in related to specialized surgeries. Opportunities are provided for the student to increase their skills in the clinical setting with growing ability to function as a member of the operating team. Clinical Prerequisite: Departmental approval.
Units: 5
Offered:
Area: Nursing